Upcoming Events

July 2024

Wednesday July 24

7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
NNJSDA Dance | Caller: Howard Richman
PeopleCare Center for Nonprofits Inc., 120 Finderne Ave, Bridgewater, NJ 08807, USA

Caller: Howard Richman | Mainstream & Plus
Cuer: Ron Rumble | Rounds

Qualifies for Freeloader Incentive

Thursday July 25

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Club Night Xmas in July | Caller: Betsy Gotta
P.S. 003 Charrette School, 490 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014, USA

Have a holly jolly celebration. Festive holiday attire encouraged.

Rotate through Mainstream, Plus, Advanced programs.
Admission: $15

Tuesday July 30

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Mainstream Class #1 | Caller: Howard Richman
P.S. 003 Charrette School, 490 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014, USA

Come learn and experience the joy of modern western square dancing. Twelve weeks of lessons will get you up and dancing.
Admission: $15

Recurs weekly

News

Open Houses and Mainstream Class

Mark your calendars and spread the word for our upcoming open houses, and new mainstream class starting in July. Click “continue reading” for full details, also in the “Classes” menu option.

Continue reading

2024 IAGSDC Convention | Carolina Twirl

The 41st annual gay square dance “family reunion” will take place July 4-7, 2024 in Durham, North Carolina. It may seem like an unusual tourist destination, but it is a very liberal place in a predominantly conservative state. Durham prides itself as the “Tastiest Town in the South”, and the downtown restaurants offer a full-range…

Continue reading

Peel the Pumpkin 2024

Who knew that when the first fly-in was held by Times Squares in 1985, we would still be here? The who, what, where of the event has changed over its forty years, but the heart of the weekend remains the same 鈥 dancing with our friends and family. We now proudly present 鈥40rward and Back鈥 : Forty…

Continue reading

Featured Articles

Member Profile: George Voorhis

How long have you been a member of Times Squares?聽 My prom was in 1991, which was the same year as my first IAGSDC Convention 鈥淐ast a Shadow in the Sun鈥 at the Hotel Fontainebleu in Miami.聽 That鈥檚 when Security threw the Bathing Beauties out of the pool for wearing one piece bathing suits and…

Continue reading

Member Profile: Shep Wahnon

How long have you been a member of Times Squares? I was part of the third class of the Times Squares which began in the autumn of 1986. And I graduated from Basic/Mainstream in the spring of 1987at which time I was eligible to join the Club. I have therefore been a member of the…

Continue reading

Teaching and Learning Theory Applied to Square Dance Instruction

This article originally appeared in The Call Sheet volume12 issue 2 (2018 July-August-September) p.53-70, and is reprinted here with permission of the author. The Call Sheet is the professional journal of the Gay Callers Association. Teaching and Learning Theory Applied to Square Dance InstructionHarlan Kerr 鈥 harlankerr46@gmail.com 鈥淎nd I knew if I had the chance,…

Continue reading